IN LITHUANIA No. 2 [1972]

 • Text of the memorandum signed by 17,054 Catholics of Lithuania sent to Brezhnev through the Secretary of the United Nations in 1972; texts of related petitions

Events in Klaipėda

Text of petition to Brezhnev signed by 3,023 believers concerning the church in Klaipėda which was turned into a philharmonic hall

Texts of petitions from parents concerning the discrimination against religious schoolchildren

Text of petition concerning the church in Ignalina which was turned into a cultural center

 • Text of a petition concerning the clergy

Students are interrogated concerning First Communion

Priests are fined, warned, searched, and upbraided

Text of a poem in honor of Father Zdebskis

The soviet press on the present situation of the Catholic Church in Lithuania